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President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani told ABC News' George Stephanopoulos that the president's legal team has "zero" concerns about anything that Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen might tell federal prosecutors, adding, "As long as he tells the truth, we're home free."

The big picture: Last weekend, Cohen told Stephanopoulos that he would put his "family and country first" over any prior allegiance to Trump — and implied that he may cooperate with federal investigators, saying, "I will not be a punching bag as part of anyone’s defense strategy. I am not a villain of this story, and I will not allow others to try to depict me that way."

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The U.S has confirmed more than 25 million coronavirus cases, per Johns Hopkins data updated on Sunday.

The big picture: President Biden has said he expects the country's death toll to exceed 500,000 people by next month, as the rate of deaths due to the virus continues to escalate.

GOP implosion: Trump threats, payback

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The GOP is getting torn apart by a spreading revolt against party leaders for failing to stand up for former President Trump and punish his critics.

Why it matters: Republican leaders suffered a nightmarish two months in Washington. Outside the nation’s capital, it's even worse.

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The limits of Biden's plan to cancel student debt

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Why it matters: Student debt is stopping millions of Americans from buying homes, buying cars and starting families. And the crisis is rapidly getting worse.